Ms. Carole Jackson, age 53, of Buford, GA, passed away April 25, 2006. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.*
Mr. Robert Keyes, age 86, of Lilburn, GA, died April 24, 2006. Mr. Keyes was a veteran of WW II. Surviving are son, Ronald Keyes; grandchildren, Laura Gober, Christopher Keyes, Ryan Keyes, Rob Keyes; great granddaughter, Zoey Keyes. Graveside services will be held Thursday, April 27, 2006 at 11:30am at North Atlanta Memorial Park. Rev. Mike Griffin officiating. R.T. Patterson Funeral Home, 770-448-2441.
Mary Thompson, age 70, of Norcross, GA, died Tuesday morning, April 25, 2006. Arrangements are pending with the Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.*
Melinda Cook, age 47 of White, GA, passed away on April 22, 2006. She is survived by her husband of 28 years, Clifford Cook. Other survivors include: Daughter & Son-in-Law: Tina & Doug Owens, Fairmont; Son: Jessie Clifford Cook, Langhorne, PA; Sisters & Brothers-in-Law: Freda & Darrell Henderson, Auburn, Vickie & Allen Bowen, Lawrenceville; Brothers & Sister-in-Law: Larry & Sally Priest, Monroe, Richard Harris, Dacula; Grandchildren: Daniel Cook & Austin Owens; Many Nieces, Nephews, Aunts & Uncles. Mrs. Cook was a homemaker and a member of Oakgrove Baptist Church in Cartersville. She was preceded in death by her parents Winton & Ruby Harris, brother, Jerome Harris & granddaughter, Madison Riccitiello. Funeral services will be held Friday, April 28, 2006 at 10:00 A.M. at Wages Lawrenceville Chapel with Pastor Ralph Shook officiating. Interment at Memorial Gardens, Blairsville, GA. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 3:00 to 9:00 and Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 9:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.